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Stuttgart will be hosting visitors Gladbach at Mercedes-Benz Arena in this Bundesliga 1 meeting on Saturday.
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Stuttgart, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 1-4 Bundesliga 1 triumph versus Augsburg.
In that match, Stuttgart managed 57% possession and 26 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. For Stuttgart, the goalscorers were Nicólas González (10'), Silas Wamangituka (29'), Gonzalo Castro (61') and Daniel Didavi (87'). FC Augsburg 1907 had 12 attempts on goal with 3 on target. Marco Richter (46') scored for Augsburg.
It has been seldom in recent games where Stuttgart have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Stuttgart have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 6 goals on the way. With no two games being the same, we will just have to wait and see if that pattern shall be sustained here in this game.
Going into this encounter, Stuttgart have not won at home in their last 8 league matches. Something needs to change.
Gladbach come into this match following on from a 3-2 Bundesliga 1 win vs Bayern Munich in their most recent outing.
In that match, Borussia Mönchengladbach had 33% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. For Borussia Mönchengladbach, goals were scored by Jonas Hofmann (35', 45') and Florian Neuhaus (49'). Bayern München got 16 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Robert Lewandowski (20') and Leon Goretzka (26') scored for Bayern Munich.
Over the course of their previous 6 clashes, Borussia Mönchengladbach have helped themselves to a total of 14 goals. Gladbach have additionally got on the scoresheet in every single one of those games. Over that period, they have had 8 goals go against them.
Their past results show that Borussia Mönchengladbach:
- have not registered a win against Stuttgart when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 02/03/2016 shows us that Stuttgart have won 2 of these games and Gladbach 4, with the tally of drawn games standing at 0.
A sum of 13 goals were scored between them in this period, with 2 from Stuttgart and 11 being from Gladbach. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The previous league game featuring the two was Bundesliga 1 match day 31 on 27/04/2019 when it finished Stuttgart 1-0 Borussia Mönchengladbach.
That time, Stuttgart had 32% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 6 on target. The scorer was Anastasios Donis (56').
Borussia Mönchengladbach got 18 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
The referee was Bastian Dankert.
Team News: Stuttgart
Hamadi Al Ghaddioui (Pubitis), Erik Thommy (Fitness), Tanguy Coulibaly (Knee Problems), Clinton Mola (Hip problems), Borna Sosa (Muscular problems), Waldemar Anton (Muscular problems), Lilian Egloff (Ankle fracture) and Maxime Awoudja (Achilles tendon rupture) are unavailable for Stuttgart manager Pellegrino Matarazzo.
Team News: Gladbach
Gladbach manager Marco Rose has to currently contend with reduced team options. Rocco Reitz (Pubitis), Torben Müsel (Unknown Injury), Breel Embolo (Hand Injury), Famana Quizera (Shoulder Injury), Jan Olschowsky (Ankle Injury), Mamadou Doucouré (Knock) and Valentino Lazaro (groin strain) can’t be considered. Marcus Thuram cannot play in this game through suspension.
We believe that Stuttgart certainly have the ability to breach the defence of this Gladbach team, although just one goal isn’t likely to be as many as they’ll concede.
We’ve gone for a 1-2 winning score for Gladbach after 90 minutes. It will be interesting to see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mercedes-Benz Arena (60,449)
Captain: Gonzalo Castro
Chairman: Claus Vogt
Manager: Pellegrino Matarazzo
Competitions: Bundesliga 1 position 10, DFB-Pokal (Third Round)
🔑 Key Man: Silas Wamangituka
Typically taking to the field in the Striker position, Silas Wamangituka was born in Kinshasa, DR Congo (Zaire). After making a first senior appearance for Paris FC in the 2018 - 2019 season, the talented Forward has scored 8 league goals in this Bundesliga 1 2020 - 2021 season to date in a total of 15 appearances.